PwC UK’s AI for Good Lead Maria Luciana Axente

EPISODE SUMMARY Ethics in AI is considered vital to the healthy development of all AI technologies, but this is easier said than done. In this episode of How AI Happens, we speak to Maria Luciana Axente to help us unpack this essential topic. Maria is a seasoned AI policy expert, public speaker, and executive and ... Read more

Building Responsible AI with Mieke de Ketelaere

EPISODE SUMMARY Mieke is an Adjunct Professor for Sustainable Ethical and Trustworthy AI at Vlerick Business School. During this episode, Mieke shares her thoughts on how we can go about building responsible AI systems so that the world can experience the full range of benefits of AI. EPISODE NOTES The gap between those creating AI ... Read more

Allied Digital CDO Utpal Chakraborty

EPISODE SUMMARY Today, on How AI Happens, we are joined by the Chief Digital Officer at Allied Digital, Utpal Chakraborty, to talk all things AI at Allied Digital. You’ll hear about Utpal’s AI background, how he defines Allied Digital’s mission, and what Smart Cities are and how the company captures data to achieve them, as ... Read more

Calibrate Ventures Partners Jason Schoettler, Kevin Dunlap

EPISODE SUMMARY Venture capitalists are investing heavily in technology, but what about deep-technology and AI companies? In today’s show, we speak to Jason Schoettler and Kevin Dunlap, both veterans in the technology sector. They have both worked in a range of areas within technology, such as working on the Mars Rover, with most of their ... Read more

x.AI Founder Dennis Mortensen

EPISODE SUMMARY Today’s guest, Dennis Mortensen, is a serial entrepreneur whose most recent venture (x.ai) focuses on teaching machines to schedule meetings. He shares with us what this challenging (and rewarding) journey looked like, and the valuable (and sometimes surprising) lessons he and his team learned. We also discuss giving empathy to machines, expectations, and ... Read more

Unity SVP of AI Danny Lange: The Industrial Metaverse

EMBEDRECASTSUBSCRIBE EPISODE SUMMARY Danny Lange, the Senior Vice President of AI at Unity, discusses the simulation, synthetic data, and the opportunity of the Industrial Metaverse. EPISODE NOTES Leading AI companies are adopting simulation, synthetic data and other aspects of the metaverse at an incredibly fast rate, and the opportunities for AI/machine learning practitioners are endless. ... Read more

CarbonChain Head of Data & Machine Learning Archy De Berker

EPISODE SUMMARY Archy de Berker began his journey with machine learning in the context of academic neuroscience, interested in how machine learning can help us understand the brain. Today, he is the Head of Data and Machine learning at CarbonChain, driven by his desire to apply machine learning to climate change solutions. EPISODE NOTES In ... Read more

Privacy in AI with MATR Ventures Partner Hessie Jones

EPISODE SUMMARY The question of AI ethics and privacy is becoming more relevant by the millisecond. Joining us today to discuss the complexity, evolution, and the future of privacy in the AI space, is Venture Partner of MATR Ventures, Hessie Jones. EPISODE NOTES MATR Ventures Partner, Hessie Jones, is dedicated to solving issues around AI ... Read more

Qualcomm Head of AI & ML Product Management Dr. Vinesh Sukumar

EPISODE SUMMARY During Vinesh Sukumar’s colorful career he has worked at NASA, Apple, Intel, and a variety of other companies, before finding his way to Qualcomm where he is currently the Head of AI/ML Product Management. In today’s conversation, Vinesh shares his experience of developing the camera for the very first iPhone and one of ... Read more

AI in the Metaverse with Dr. Mark Rijmenam

EPISODE SUMMARY Big data analytics, blockchain technologies, and artificial intelligence force us to rethink existing business models and develop the organizations of tomorrow. Joining us on this episode of How AI Happens is four-time author, entrepreneur, future tech strategist, and The Digital Speaker himself, Dr. Mark van Rijmenam. As an expert on disruptive innovation like ... Read more